By Janie reinart
Color affects us--lifts our mood, gives us energy, calms our mind. Your challenge as we move
into autumn is to write a story about color. Share the beauty of orange sunsets, crystal blue
skies, and red birds at the feeder in our colorful world.
Reds were the loudest. La La La La La.
Yellows were the brightest."
And blues were the coolest."
|By Roseanne Thong|
"With breathtaking illustrations and informative text, Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A
Muslim Book of Colors magnificently captures the world of Islam, celebrating its beauty and
traditions for even the youngest readers." (From the book jacket.)
"Red is the rug
Dad kneels on to pray,
facing toward Mecca,
five times a day.
Blue is the hijab
Mom likes to wear.
It's the scarf she uses to cover her hair."
In winter ...
in the hearts of trees,
"Try to be a rainbow in" someone's cloud."